UAE envoy meets Pope

UAE envoy meets Pope

Vatican - The UAE Ambassador conveyed the greetings of the President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and other leaders.



By Wam

Published: Wed 13 Jan 2016, 11:00 PM

Last updated: Thu 14 Jan 2016, 8:25 AM

Dr. Hessa Abdullah Al Otaiba, the UAE ambassador to the Kingdom of Spain and non-resident ambassador to the Vatican City, attended the annual ceremony called by Pope Francis with members of the diplomatic corps in the Vatican's Apostolic Palace.
The event, held to exchange greetings on the new year, was attended by Archbishop Pietro Parolin.
The UAE Ambassador conveyed the greetings of the President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and other leaders. Pope Francis asked Dr. Al Otaiba to reciprocate his greetings.


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